Daniel "The Candy Man" H. Gill

Born: Thu., Dec. 25, 1947
Died: Thu., Jun. 7, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Jun. 11, 2018
Location: Salem Chapel

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Tue., Jun. 12, 2018
Location: Mt. Hebron

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Daniel H. Gill "The Candy Man", age 70, of Salem, Indiana, passed away on June 7, 2018 at the St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on December 25, 1947 in Indianapolis, Indiana, he was the son of the late Charles Hershel Gill & Martha Pearl (Benge) Gill.

Dan was a retired truck driver for Wal-Mart. He was a member of Mt Hebron Church near Little York. He was a volunteer with Big Brother & Big Sisters, and active with Washington County Relay for Life for many years.

Survivors include his wife, Stacy Lynn (Runge) Gill of Salem; 4 daughters, Danita R. Lakes (Brian) of Indianpolis, Shelli E. Hackman (Bart) of Salem, Shannon M. Cox (Chris) of Indianapolis, Mackenzie L. Gill of Salem; step-daughter, Heather Luke of Danville, Indiana; step-son, Chuck Brock of Danville, Indiana; sister, Debbi Hayes (Lynn) of Salem; 10 grandchildren & 9 great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by parents; brother, Scott Gill; sister, Sue Corey; infant daughter, Staci L. Gill.

The funeral service Tuesday at 11:00 AM at the Mt. Hebron Church near Little York. Viewing will be from 4-8 PM Monday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Salem, and Tuesday from 9:00 AM until time of service at the church. Brother Rodney Sweeney will officiate. Burial will be at Old Rush Creek Cemetery.


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Jack O'Banion
   Posted Sat June 09, 2018

MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent by Jack O'Banion.

To The Entire Gill Family: May GOD's Grace Shower You with His Strength,Compassion,Peace,and Harmony in this time of Grief. My Dear Friend will leave a hole in my Heart! Sincerely, Jack O'Banion

Diane Smith
   Posted Sun June 10, 2018

FEATHERY PALM PLANT was sent by The Groves=Diane, Wes, and David.

Our hearts are with you today and always. We are thinking of you today and feel your sorrow. Much love! The Groves: Diane, Wes, and Dave

Cynthia Murray
   Posted Sun June 10, 2018

FEATHERY PALM PLANT was sent by Cindy Murray.

Stacy and Kenzie, Remembering Dan with much love. Memories of Dan fill my heart with so much joy and happiness. Prayers that you also find that same joy and comfort. Cindy Murray

Aaron Nichols
   Posted Mon June 11, 2018
I will always cherish the memories I have of Dan and his family. They were such a big part of my childhood, my extended family. I pray that in the midst of your sorrow you find comfort in all the joyfull memories shared. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

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